United States: Marshall Bruce Mathers III, aka Eminem, has easily topped album sales over the last decade with 32.2 million units sold. The Beatles claimed second place with sales of 29.9 million.
Country artists were well-represented in the top ten with Tim McGraw finishing third, having sold 24.6 million albums. Toby Keith was just behind on 24.4 million, and Kenny Chesney sold 21.96 million to finish in sixth place.
Britney Spears finished fifth on 22.9 million and Linkin Park sold 21.4 million to finish seventh. Nelly, Creed, and Jay-Z rounded out the top ten with sales of between 20.3 and 21.2 million albums.